A late-night Saturday shooting in east Las Vegas has left a man dead, the Metropolitan Police Department said Sunday.
According to a Metro press release, police dispatchers got a report of a shooting in the 5200 block of Silverheart Avenue, near South Nellis and East Charleston boulevards, at 11:21 p.m. Saturday.
Officers arrived to find a male with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Metro homicide detectives learned that the victim had been in an argument with a person unknown to police when he was shot. The person fled before police got there.
The victim’s identity will be released by the Clark County coroner’s office, police said.
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